Michelle Obama Leads Support For Simone Biles Over Decision To Prioritise Her Mental Health At Olympics
"Am I good enough? Yes, I am. The mantra I practice daily. Simone Biles, we are proud of you," the former First Lady tweeted.
"We hope this isn't the last we've seen of one of the world's best gymnasts," the Tokyo Olympics Twitter account wrote.
The swimmer triumphed in the men’s 200 metres freestyle at Tokyo 2020.
Kaylee McKeown was really effin' happy.
The former Good Morning Britain host also insisted there was no cause for celebration unless you win gold.
The BBC is unable to show as much of the games as previous years.
"I am incredibly proud to say that I am a gay man and also an Olympic champion. I feel very empowered by that."
From iconic celebrations to a terrifying basketball-playing robot.
Tonga's flag bearer was a hit. Team USA's outfits less so...
The pandemic-delayed Tokyo Games kicked off in a riot of color.
The skateboarding legend is commentating on the games but couldn't resist a trial run on the Ariake Urban Sports Park course.
Six athletes returned to Poland before the games even began and demanded the Polish Swimming Federation board's resignation.
The introduction of new sports to next summer’s Olympics means there’s a whole new generation of athletes in the making. HuffPost spoke to Alex Decunha about the prospect of being one of the first skateboarders ever to become an Olympic athlete.
As we look ahead to Tokyo 2020, the Government has tasked us with building on the successes of London 2012 and Rio 2016 and that is why we have set a challenging aspirational goal that will motivate the high performance system to strive for even greater heights.
I've Won Gold, Silver And Bronze At The Paralympics, More People With A Learning Disability Should Have The Same Opportunity
I'm Jessica-Jane Applegate, I'm 20 years old and I'm an elite swimmer. I've competed in competitions all over the world, I've set over 75 new British Swimming records and I've won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in London 2012 and Rio 2016 and in 2013 was given an MBE. I also have a learning disability.
The swell is starting to pulse, so there are plenty of waves on the horizon but we're not yet in throes of winter and the wild weather it brings. If you've never tried this sport, here are my top ten reasons why you should.
Squash - just an old man's game, isn't it? That's the common refrain I get - or I sense people are thinking but too polite to say - when I mention that I play, watch or - as I'm now starting to do - report on the game.
Kohei Jinno was relocated to make way for Tokyo's 1964 Olympic stadium and now the government will evict him again to prepare